max hard drive size


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Old 01-23-06, 04:54 PM
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max hard drive size

Can windows 98se or windows ME see a full 80 gig HD? if not what is the maxmium that they can see. new HD is only showing up as 12 gig on old HP pavilion 850 Mhz
 
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http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=263044

http://www.dewassoc.com/kbase/hard_d...e_barriers.htm

Windows 98 has a max of 64GB and windows 98SE 137GB. Basically.

The computer (motherboard/bios) will probably be your problem. Check at the motherboard manufacturer's website to see if there is a newer version of bios for you.
 
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Old 01-23-06, 09:51 PM
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did you replace an old existing drive? Did you f-disk and partition it?...my two cent.
 
 

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